ATFT Intermediate Carbine/Pistol Course

Atlantic Tactical Firearms Trainers Intermediate Carbine/Pistol Course

Conducted by a Multi-Discipline Certified Law Enforcement Instructor.

The participant will be exposed to an assortment of different carbines, equipment selection and fit for their individual needs. The course will introduce the student to the deployment of the carbine as a personal defense firearm.

Duration: 8 Hours
Course Cost: $175.00 *includes range fees and targets
Course Goal: After attending this course, the student will have the knowledge, confidence, and basic and intermediate skills to safely operate their carbine for defensive purposes.

Course Prerequisites: The participant must be able to demonstrate proficiency in weapon handling, working from concealment and single hand shooting techniques.

Course Subject Matter:

  • Carbine selection/Equipment
  • Nomenclature, function, field stripping, maintenance
  • Ballistics and Zeroing
  • Loading, unloading, chamber check
  • Shooting positions
  • Precision marksmanship, close quarters battle
  • Reloading and malfunction drills
  • Transition to pistol
  • Shooting on the move

Gear to bring to course:

  • A modern carbine and pistol *for those who do not yet have a permit or own a firearm, it will be provided by the Instructor- Please call the office if you do not have a carbine and/or pistol.
  • Sturdy belt at least 1.5” wide
  • Footwear suitable for rapid movement and turning
  • Baseball style hat
  • Eye protection
  • Hearing protection
  • A Jacket or shirt capable of covering the weapon
  • Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions
  • Knee pads (Optional)

For Carbine:

  • 600 rounds of factory ammunition
  • Sling or 2-point sling system
  • At least 3 magazines
  • Magazine pouch
  • Dump pouch

For Pistol:

  • 300 rounds of factory ammunition
  • Outside holster
  • At least 3 speed loaders
  • Magazine / Speed loader pouches
  • Dump pouch

Course Completion: Upon successful completion of this orientation you will receive the approved certificate.

Possible Locations:

  • ATFT Salisbury, MD Classrooms and Range
  • Mobile Training Teams
  • 3rd Party Host Sites

Don’t currently have a Maryland firearm permit?

Our Maryland Handgun Qualification License course teaches you all the necessary skills and law needed to obtain that permit. For more information just click here. For states other than Maryland, please visit our classes page to find the right class for you. Click here.

Please call for more information

Weekdays –> 410-546-0003
Weekends –> 443-736-6330

Select an event from the list below to register for this class.

Maryland HQL + Utah CFP + Florida CWP

October 26 @ 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Maryland HQL + Utah CFP

November 9 @ 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Maryland Wear and Carry

November 16 @ 9:00 AM - November 17 @ 5:00 PM